BY THE NUMBERS
Single family building starts in Massachusetts declined by 12.3% YTD
through August 2019 versus the same period in 2018.
Multi-family however has seen a very healthy increase of 22.7% versus August 2018 year to date.
New England as a whole saw a decrease of 3% in single-family building starts and an increase of 23.6% in
multi-family starts for the YTD of August 2019 versus August 2018.
All of the New England States posted gains in single family construction with the exception of MA and RI
DOES ANYONE SEE A TREND HERE?